beacon of hope

Definition of beacon of hope

:something that holds the promise of hope
  • This new medicine is a beacon of hope for/to thousands of people.

Word by Word Definitions

beacon play
  1. : a signal fire commonly on a hill, tower, or pole

  2. : a lighthouse or other signal for guidance

  3. : a radio transmitter emitting signals to guide aircraft

  1. : to shine as a beacon

  2. : to furnish with a signal or a source of light or inspiration : to furnish with a beacon

hope play
  1. : to cherish a desire with anticipation : to want something to happen or be true

  2. : trust

  3. : to desire with expectation of obtainment or fulfillment

  1. : trust, reliance

  2. : desire accompanied by expectation of or belief in fulfillment

  3. : someone or something on which hopes are centered


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